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Re: [PATCH 0/4] xfs: fs/xfs/xfs_fs_subr.c die die die

To: Dave Chinner <david@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: [PATCH 0/4] xfs: fs/xfs/xfs_fs_subr.c die die die
From: Ben Myers <bpm@xxxxxxx>
Date: Fri, 9 Nov 2012 11:40:02 -0600
Cc: xfs@xxxxxxxxxxx
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User-agent: Mutt/1.5.20 (2009-06-14)
Hey Dave,

On Fri, Nov 09, 2012 at 09:10:00PM +1100, Dave Chinner wrote:
> This patch series replaces all the functions in fs/xfs/xfs_fs_subr.c
> with direct calls to their VFS equivalents. This fixes bugs and
> removes code at the same time.
> I haven't bothered to change the ranges passed to the functions -
> that requires a lot more scrutiny and testing - the ranges have now
> may not be optimal but they are a known factor. The changes have
> passed smoke testing on several different configurations and about 6
> hours of continuous fsx testing, which is what I'd expect seeing as
> I have changed the ranges at all.

Thanks for the quick turnaround on this.  It looks like this will indeed be
appropriate for -stable.  I'd like to have seen Andrew go through the whole
process on this bug.  Maybe next time.  We still have the xfstest to do I
guess.  Putting this series on the 3.8 queue.


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